MedAustron is a particle therapy and research center for cancer treatment located in Wiener Neustadt. The therapy is based on the use of protons and carbon ions, which are accelerated to the required energy to irradiate the total volume of the tumors with great accuracy and to better protect the surrounding tissue at the same time. To achieve the best possible results, state-of-the-art technology from the fields of physics, mechatronics, electronics and power electronics is used.
In the future, MCI's Mechatronics Department will collaborate with MedAustron to develop new technologies and improve the performance of existing and new facilities. In addition, students have the opportunity to complete internships at MedAustron and to work on various theses in the company. Subsequently, the cooperation will be deepened and additional research projects will be allocated.
For further information please contact us:
Maurizio Incurvati Senior Lecturer Department Mechatronics +43 512 2070 – 3936 firstname.lastname@example.org
MCI Lecturers Incurvati and Stärz (2nd and 3rd from the left) meet with MedAustron. Foto: MedAustron
MCI Lecturers Incurvati and Stärz (2nd and 3rd from the left) meet with MedAustron. Foto: MedAustro